Category: Art Talk

UMaine Museum of Art announces ART@NOON – Darren Emenau

Please join us THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 3rd 12 Non, at the Museum of Art for an informal noon-time gallery talk with artist Darren Emenau.  The talk will focus on his work inContemporary Currents: Nine New Brunswick Artists, currently on exhibit through December 31st.  ART@NOON gallery talks are free and open to the public! For more information […]

DIAA announces ART matters 2 schedule

The Deer Isle Artists Association today announced the dates, themes and artists who will participate in the winter discussion series, ART matters 2. The discussions will be held at the DIAA gallery at 15 Main St. on the first Sunday afternoon of every month, except January, through April. Last year, the association hosted six sessions […]

CMCA 2016 Biennial Exhibition

The Center for Maine Contemporary Art (CMCA) in Rockland will open its 2016 Biennial Exhibition showcasing the work of twenty-five artists from across Maine, with a public opening reception on Friday, November 4, from 5 to 8pm.  The exhibition will remain on view through February 5, 2017. As the first Biennial in its new home, CMCA […]

Two by Two: Two Couples, Four Photographers at MFT Gallery

When it comes to photography, couples Ralph and Kathryn, and Margaret and Drew, are two peas in a (tri-)pod. For both pairs, being photographers together is a core part of their relationship – not unlike farming is to many farming couples. This November and December at Maine Farmland Trust  Gallery, each of these four photographers […]

DIAA Presents Drawings by Illustrator and Furniture Designer Bruce Bulger

Deer Isle illustrator and furniture designer Bruce Bulger will exhibit his drawings in large format at the DeerIsle Artists Association gallery from Oct. 22-30, 2016. In addition, Bulger will discuss his work at a public reception held at the DIAA gallery on Sunday, Oct. 23 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. He will be in […]

Greenhut Galleries opens “Joel Babb: The Nature of Things”

The Nature of Things is Joel Babb’s first solo exhibition at Greenhut Galleries.  Babb began painting the Maine coast in 1975, during construction of his house and studio in Sumner, Maine. After discovering Mount Desert, he would visit the island in all seasons, painting that coastline as well. But eventually, Babb lost his zest for […]

Gallery Talk With Artists Don Voisine and Mark Wethli Sunday, October 9, 4pm

The Center for Maine Contemporary Art (CMCA) presents a gallery talk with exhibiting artist Don Voisine in conversation with artist and educator Mark Wethli on Sunday, October 9, at 4pm. The talk is free with museum admission and is presented in conjunction with the current show of Voisine’s work, Don Voisine: X/V, on view through October 28.  Voisine and Wethli are longtime friends with […]

The Rock & Art Shop Presents Paintings by Jennifer Anderson

The Sohns Gallery, located in The Rock & Art Shop at 36 Central Street, presents works by Jennifer Anderson. Anderson grew up on the Maine coast painting what she loves. Her earlier works were watercolor studies of sea creatures. Anderson currently lives and paints in Brewer Maine. Her current oil paintings of the ocean are […]

Announcing Maine Craft Weekend October 1st and 2nd

Maine Craft Weekend (MCW), a statewide tour of Maine craft studios, breweries, businesses and events, is an opportunity for the public to explore the life and work of craft artists and craft brewers in Maine. MCW is a public, educational, community oriented, family friendly weekend October 1 + 2, 2016. MCW is scheduled in conjunction […]

CMCA Events in Conjunction with the Camden International Film Festival

The Center for Maine Contemporary Art (CMCA), in conjunction with the Camden International Film Festival, is presenting several public programs on Saturday, September 17, that go beyond traditional documentary formats and mediums, complimenting CIFF’s focus on Creative Nonfiction Storytelling. The day’s programs at CMCA include a participatory installation in the courtyard by performance artist James Leonard, […]